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Discussion: Current Issues in Health Promotion PracticeWhen one thinks about hea

Discussion: Current Issues in Health Promotion PracticeWhen one thinks about health and wellness, usually they focus on nurses and public health employees, but health and wellness are concepts that are important to all people regardless of profession. More and more, workplaces are incorporating activities that promote wellness into their company culture. This can include offering incentives for consistently getting yearly physicals, facilitating exercise competitions amongst employees, and receiving insurance “discounts” for ceasing smoking.In this Discussion, you will discuss the importance of health promotion in any profession and how these concepts might be implemented within a workplace.Note: Post your responses to the Discussion based on the course requirements.Your Discussion postings should be written in standard edited English and follow APA guidelines as closely as possible given the constraints of the online platform Be sure to support your work with specific citations from this week’s Learning Resources and additional scholarly sources as appropriate. Initial postings must be 250–350 words (not including references).By Day 4Post a comprehensive response to the following:Why is health promotion important in any profession?
How does one’s health impact job performance and satisfaction? Find an example of a worksite program that promotes health amongst its employees. Cite the example properly and explain how this program created a healthier workplace.
How can concepts related to health promotion and wellness be incorporated into any profession?
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